Issue 02

The HAT Magazine – Issue 2

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Designing The Royal Ascot Collection How did Marida Ltd of Luton, and Patey (London) Ltd go about designing and manufacturing the Royal Ascot Millinery Collection?

Designer Showcase Introducing Lena Blidell, the weaving milliner

Designer Profile British Blockmaker Guy Morse-Brown

Workroom Technique How to make your own hat blocks, with Serafina Grafton-Beaves

Designer Sketchbook Take inspiration from The Hat Magazine’s sketchbook on ‘shapes and details for winter smarts’

Photo shoot ‘Men in Hats’ and ‘Party Pieces – hats for the millennium celebrations’

Retail Experience William Sharp tells us of his experiences ‘working in a hat department’

Hat History Museums from around the world tell us about their hat collections. This issue we hear from the Museum of London and the Victoria & Albert Museum

Trade Show Reports Hats and accessories for AW00/01 with our round up of this season’s European fashion fairs

Bookshelf Some great hat books reviewed

The HAT Directory Source those suppliers here

News, Views and Events The latest hat trade news with coverage of the very first Hat Magazine’s ‘HAT Designer of the Year Competition’